This module addresses topical issues concerning climate including basic processes and dynamics of weather and climate, causes and impacts of human induced climate change, climate change vulnerability, adaptation and mitigation, and governance and legal framework. These issues will be examined with special reference to Bhutan. Students will also explore the relevant classroom instructional approaches for climate studies. Further, they will develop knowledge, skills and values related to climate studies by engaging with relevant literature, fieldwork, case studies, discussions and presentations including the analysis of climate data.
- Lecturer: Kuenzang Gyeltshen, Assistant Professor